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Manager Plant

Richmond, Texas, 77407, United States
January 22, 2018

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Ernest Degollado

***** **** ******* **.

Richmond, TX 77407

Mobile: 832-***-****


Experience and Accomplishments:

• Successfully led and managed 300 employees on a manufacturing facility, overseeing the safety and environmental, Maintenance, Production, Quality, Engineering, training and Human Resources departments.

• Have 12 years of knowledge of Six Sigma, Lean,JIT, Kaizen tools.

• Hands on Plant Manager walks 50% of the time the floor to lead the Managers, Supervisor, operators and associates the knowledge of efficiency, quality and safety.

• Develop the culture of SWP on every single equipment on the plant

• Develop from scratch OSHA Program, QA Program, Inventory Software Design, Production KPI System and budgeting.

• Build a strong 5s in the company.

• Ensured that goals and objectives were accomplished in accordance with outlined priorities, time limitations, and funding conditions using DMAIC tools.

• 20 years on RTE packaging Systems.

• Promote knowledge, discipline, leadership, accountability and alignment of my staff members.

• Developed Management leaders and workers. Make them follow an efficiency plan, work schedule, budgets, and time lines.

• Work closely and adjust material cost, budget yields, labor time planning and safety of the company to make sure we reduce our cost achievement of the plant every quarter.

• Recruited, trained, interview and find employees weakness and strengths to make all departments more productive and efficient.

• Strong background in a high speed packaging process, including fast packing equipment, video jets, case coders, injectors, mold machines, fillers, box assemblers, pressure fillers, drake loaders, multivacs, webers, formax, alkars, tiromats, rapidpack, labelers, sortex, ishita, cfs, metal detectors, bema robots, blending and enrobing equipment.

• Create a Standard Management Team and drive them using a world class MAP system.

• Strong background in the food and assembling business.

• Payroll experienced Kronos, ADP, Cenari, Quickbooks, Microsoft Dynamics AX

• Computer knowledge Autocad, Adobe, Excell, Word, C+, java, Oracle and xcode.

• Allot of experience negotiating, purchasing and sales.

• Speaks English and Spanish.


Plant Manager


02/2015 to now

Led the company level to be a nationwide leader on the industry, find opportunities to make our company one of the best on the market, work along with our providers and also standardized our line of product and create a new product line to compete with the existing product on the market and consolidate our success.

Production and Safety Plant Superintendent

Boral Industries Inc.

02/2014 to 2/2015

Led production yield to 92.33% yearly and achieve the plant goal, anchored by 27 employees, 24/7 operation over 3 shifts within union environment. Initial efforts include: coordinating external resources during turnaround, establishing cascading KPI-based objectives, analyzing efficiency and quality data, and highlighting key issues to prioritize improvements. Logistics Manager

Blencor LLC

09/2012 to 01/2014

Supervise and manage the logistics program on Blencor, first month I design a way to save 45000 dollars a month to turn from a chaotic inventory to a better workflow freezer. Design a FIFO procedure in our freezer. Manage more than 3612 locations on the freezer, 712 locations on the dry Warehouse and 2 remote cold storages. Also having 2125 different ingredients and giving production support with better workflow of the product. Keeping consumptions correctly and finished product at all the time. Design KPI for every single employee also reporting weekly shrink and consumptions to the clients. Designing ERP, MRP and also serve as an AX Dynamics /Axapta developer.

Production Manager

Blencor LLC

03/2012 to 09/2012

Supervise daily production schedule, motivate and trained associates. Follow up QA good practices. Established several practice to increase production and reducing all rework that save the company several thousands dollars a month. Make lines more efficiency reducing the shrink to 1% on 16 hours run. Reduce the amount of labor and become more consistent on their performance. Train the new Production Manager

Project Manager

Alfa Food Industry

07/2005 to 11/2011

Manage 32 different projects during 6 years from starting a new plant project or taking over different companies on US Sole and also On South America. Training and directing front line machine operator and line mechanics, electricians in daily high-speed packaging and shipping operations plants and made a KPI reports to the plant manager and also presenting workflow projects that will established and maintain the company under the projected path. Account for production KPI, safety, mechanical, leadership and troubleshooting of the packaging lines. Monitor and correct allocation of labor expenses, yields and rework to meet management standards.


B.S. Business Administration, Minor: Food and Chemistry Flavors Monterrey Institute of Technology and Higher Education Monterrey, Mexico


Accountant in Business development Certificate

Lone Star College

Master Degree in Business

January 2018 to January 2019 Online in progress

Training Certificates

• OSHA Certification train the trainer 2015 / 2017

• HAZMAT Certification 2017

• FDA Certification and Train the Trainer 2017

• CPR Certification 2015 / 2016

• Food Chemistry Certificate 2015

• SQF training 2014

• AX Dynamics Developer Certification 2013

• STOP safety Training 2011

• AIB Certificate 2015

• BRC Quality Group 2012

• Lean Manufacturing Certification 2011

• Six Sigma Black Belt Certification, SS Group 2008

• Six Sigma Green Belt Certification, Mina Grupo 2007

• Kaizen Certification, Fresh Group 2006

• Safe Start Instructor Certificate 2006

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